John Masiello, President of NYagainstAS

New York Against Assisted Suicide Team

Sixto E.  Portilla, PhD , Vice President of NYagainstAS

Dawn C. Eskew is a native of New York and founder of New York Against Assisted Suicide, inc.. She was a model in her younger years, having roles in two movies. Dawn has a background in Chemistry, did pharmacological research in the USA and also internationally on a drug that is known to be superior to Morphine being a thousand times stronger with minimal side affects  She is currently two classes shy of a Masters in Bioethics at the University of Mary, Bismarck, North Dakota and has been educating New York State on the bad policy of the assisted suicide bill. She views assisted suicide not only as a tool that will destroy the advancement of science in the United States,  but also corrupting society with false ideas, misleading innocent people, and encouraging those with harmful intentions. She is a wife and mother of two beautiful daughters.


NY Against AS

Margaret K. Dore, Esq is Advisor to NYagainstAS , from Seattle, Washington.

She is President of Choice Is an Illusion, a 501(c)(4) nonprofit corporation opposed to assisted suicide and euthanasia and President of the Foundation for Choice Illusion, a 501(c)(3) public charity.

Margaret is the analyzer of the NY assisted suicide bills, as well as other assisted suicide bills across the United States.


Margaret is a fourth generation attorney in Washington State USA. She is a former Law Clerk to the Washington State Supreme Court and the Washington State Court of Appeals. She worked for a year with the United States Department of Justice and has been in private practice since 1990. 

Margaret is the analyzer of the NY assisted suicide bills, as well as other assisted suicide bills across the United States.